Pharmaceuticals

Brooklyn jury finds price-gouger Martin Shkreli guilty of defrauding investors

05 Aug 2017

Cap on knee implant prices in offing as huge disparities found

05 Aug 2017

Govt looks to reduce pharma industry’s bulk drug imports

04 Aug 2017

Govt to block $1.3bn sale of Gland Pharma to China’s Fosun

01 Aug 2017

A pioneer in injectables, including vials, ampoules, pre-filled syringes, lyophilized vials, dry powders, infusions and ophthalmic solutions, Gland Pharma’s manufacturing facilities are accepted by all global regulatory agencies

AstraZeneca’s Imfinzi gets Breakthrough Therapy Designation from FDA

31 Jul 2017

Jury to deliberate in Martin Shkreli fraud on Monday trial

29 Jul 2017

AstraZeneca and Merck in $8.5-billion oncology deal

27 Jul 2017

Fake news discouraging use of life-saving statin medication: experts

25 Jul 2017

Internet Brands to acquire WebMD for $2.8 bn

25 Jul 2017

Boots apologises for response to calls to cut cost of morning-after pill

22 Jul 2017

Yet another study warns of superbugs in Indian poultry

22 Jul 2017

Tatas sell contract research arm Advinus to Eurofins Scientific

21 Jul 2017

GlaxoSmithKline to sell Horlicks malted drinks business in UK

20 Jul 2017

FDA panel approves Mylan-Biocon’s biosimilar cancer drug

14 Jul 2017

Some private hospitals in Maharashtra reselling catheters: FDA

11 Jul 2017

The report by the state drug regulator FDA has also found that private hospitals in Mumbai were selling catheters to patients for almost 200 per cent to 300 per cent of the cost

UK pharma companies sue NHS over restrictions on medicine funds

11 Jul 2017

Existing drugs can be recombined to treat new diseases: study

08 Jul 2017

Sun Pharma in $55.5-mn deal with Samsung BioLogics for psoriasis drug

05 Jul 2017

PPI drugs might increase death risk: study

04 Jul 2017

Johnson & Johnson sued in Australia over vaginal mesh implants

04 Jul 2017

Medical devices like stents, valves must soon display MRP

30 Jun 2017

Drug-makers expect shortage of medicines in shift to GST

30 Jun 2017

NPPA releases provisional ceiling price for drugs ahead of GST roll-out

28 Jun 2017

Lupin founder-chairman Desh Bandhu Gupta dies at 79

27 Jun 2017

Gupta, who founded Lupin with Rs5,000 borrowed cash from his wife, turned it into a pharma giant with annual sales of Rs17,000-crore, and the eighth largest generic drug firm globally

US regulators approve rival product for EpiPen, Symjepi

17 Jun 2017